Open to all San Joaquin County residents in need of health care.
Health Care Access Program assists uninsured individuals in applying for Medi-Cal, Medi-Cal Expansion and Kaiser Child Health Plan. Certified Enrollment Counselors (CECs) provide case management to clients to ensure utilization and retention. They also assist with annual renewals and selection of a doctor or a dentist. CECs help guide individuals with navigating the health care coverage system in both Stanislaus and San Joaquin Counties and are bilingual in Spanish/English. CECs provide outreach/presentations in the community and are knowledgeable about the Affordable Care Act. Another service includes Healthy Smiles- connecting young children with Medi-Cal Dental services, assisting with identifying and selecting a dental home, and scheduling a dental appointment.